Month: February 2020

Giving Back on World Book Day

28 February 2020

This year on World Book Day (Thursday 5 March) we have two worthwhile book-based charities in Africa to ask you to consider supporting.  The first…

Jerusalem Artichoke is a Big Hit in Reception

28 February 2020

Our Taste Buddies at break time have been a huge success, however we wanted to change the focus for our younger years to be more…

We’re in the Press!

27 February 2020

We were delighted this week to see that a wonderful feature written on The Power of Storytelling by our Head of Pre-Prep, Ryan Steward, had…

Pancake Day

25 February 2020

The Beacon had a fantastic Pancake Day today! All our boys enjoyed delicious pancakes with an array of toppings at lunch, including lemon, passion fruit or…

Year 6 Trip to St Albans

25 February 2020

On Tuesday, our Year 6 boys visited St Albans for a joint Self & Society, Classics and History trip. We headed to the Verulamium Park…

Our Tremendous Trees

14 February 2020

On Friday 14 February, all boys and staff dressed in tree colours to fundraise for our Beacon tree planting initiative. This will form part of…

Year 7 Geography Field Trip to Chesham

14 February 2020

It was a very windy Tuesday as two Year 7 classes went to Chesham for our field trip on Tuesday. We stopped off at four…

Recycling Project Helps African Charity

13 February 2020

A recycling project pioneered by Year 5 pupil Noah received a wonderful boost when The Beacon welcomed Dr Tamsin Lillie from charity Medic To Medic…

Marvellous Mathematicians

11 February 2020

On Tuesday afternoon, four Year 5 boys took part in the Herts for Learning Year 5 Maths Challenge. This was heat 11 of 12, with…

Lower School Tea and Music

10 February 2020

Last Friday afternoon, an impressive array of Year 3 and 4 musicians performed at the Tea and Music concert in the Old Barn. Roughly 35…

Virtual Open Mornings

To find out more about The Beacon, please view our Virtual Open Morning. There is a welcome address from our Headmaster, Will Phelps, followed by a virtual tour from our Year 8 boys, talks from our teachers and a Q&A session.

You are warmly invited to join our next live Pre-Prep Virtual Open Morning on Saturday 27 June at 10:00 to find out more about Beacon life in Reception to Year 2.

Please click here  to register and for more information on our Virtual Open Morning.